Hometown nursing

The Hometown Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, on SR54 in Hometown, will offer local children a safe trick or treat night on Oct. 29. The event will be held from 5-8 p.m.

Trinity UCC

The Rev. Dr. David Grant will officiate at the 10 a.m. worship service this Sunday in Trinity United Church of Christ. The service will include words for young Christians and will be followed by a buffet-style ham dinner in Founder's Hall. Nursery care is available during the service. Sunday school classes will meet at 8:45 a.m.

Activities for next week will include: Wednesday, Bible study at 7 p.m.; Thursday, Senior Choir rehearsal at 6 p.m.; Saturday, soup sale.

Poll change

Voters in Tamaqua's South District will see a change in polling place for the November election. Instead of the South Ward Playground, voting will now be held at the South Ward Fire Company on Van Gelder Street.

Details of the change have been mailed to all registered voters in the district.

Zion Lutheran

The Rev. Debra Ernst will officiate at the 8:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. services. The early service will include the Sacrament of Holy Communion. Sunday school and Confirmation classes will meet at 9:30 a.m.

Activities for next week will include: Wednesday, special council meeting at 7 p.m.; Thursday, Rejoice and Sing Choir rehearsal at 6:45 p.m. and Senior Choir rehearsal at 7:30 p.m.

United Methodist

First and Salem United Methodist Churches will participate in a joint worship service this Sunday, at 10:45 a.m., in First United Methodist Church. The Rev. James Cavallero will officiate. The congregations will celebrate Laity Sunday.